Pleasanton, California (EastBayDaily) — NextWindow, the leader in optical touch technology, released a touch screen driver for Windows 7 developers this week. The introduction of multi-touch gestures to this operating system will generate applications giving users more flexibility when engaging with content.
NextWindow introduced this technology at Microsoft’s Professional Developer’s Conference (PDC) in October and will be presenting it at the Windows Hardware Engineering Conference (WinHEC) November 4 – 6, 2008. At this event, NextWindow will be showcasing their latest in optical touch solutions including the integrated touch display found on the HP TouchSmart All-in-One computer.
“Providing a touch screen solution for Windows 7 will give end-users an intuitive method to interact with their computers,” said Anthony Uhrick, VP of Sales, NextWindow. “We’ve created a driver that enables developers to take full advantage of multi-touch functionality.”
Software developers interested in touch solutions for Windows 7 are invited to contact NextWindow or download the driver directly from http://www.nextwindow.com/windriver.
About NextWindow: NextWindow is a leader in touch-screen technology and a major manufacturer of optical multi-touch displays. With highly accurate, cost-effective solutions, NextWindow provides the hardware necessary to bring touch applications to life — giving software designers the freedom to create new, exciting and intuitive user interfaces. NextWindow is privately held with offices in New Zealand, Taiwan and California. More information about NextWindow is available at nextwindow.com.
Contact: David Villarina, NextWindow dvillarina @ nextwindow.com